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  • Date
  • Title
    Policy talk: Incentives for rural service among nurses in Ghana
  • Journal

    Health Policy and Planning
  • Publisher
    Oxford University Press
  • Year
  • Author
    Kwansah J, Dzodzomenyo M, Mutumba M, Asabir K, Koomson E, Gyakobo M, Agyeu-Baffour P, Kruk ME & Snow RC
  • Description
    "As part of a research project on human resources in the Ghanaian health sector, this study was conducted to elicit in-depth views from nursing leaders and practicing nurses in rural and urban Ghana on motivations for urban vs rural practice, job satisfaction and potential rural incentives." (extract from abstract)
  • Categories
    Nursing Human Resources Management, Good/Promising Practices in Nursing Recruitment and Retention
  • Keywords
    incentives, rural, retention, migration, distribution, Ghana, Africa, recruitment
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